On Dec. 2, Linda Hambleton Panitz of Baltimore at 81. She is survived by her large and loving family, including children Caroline Watts (Michael Nakkula), Anne Watts (John Lewis) and Jonathan Watts (Naomi Takasawa); siblings Susan Hambleton, Edward (Gail) Hambleton and Mark Hambleton (Margaret Cyzeski); brother-in-law Ken Buhler; and five grandchildren, three nephews and two nieces. She also leaves stepchildren Susan Fillion (Tom Fillion), Amy Panitz, Polly Panitz (Allen Joseph), Tom Panitz (Jennifer Barth), and 10 stepgrandchildren. She was predeceased by husband Stanley Panitz; siblings Anne Hambleton and Mary Hambleton; parents T. Edward and Caroline Hambleton; and stepmother Merrell Hambleton. The family is deeply indebted to Team Linda.
Contributions may be sent to Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1212 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201.